Agriculture Scholarships

Scholarships open to students majoring in Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, and other related fields.

SOY Scholarship
Sponsor: American Soybean Association
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: December 31, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors with at least a 3.0 GPA who are children or grandchildren of a current ASA member. Applicant must plan to declare agriculture (or a discipline in the school of Agriculture) as an area of study at an accredited college or university of their choosing.

UnitedAg Scholarship
Sponsor: UnitedAg
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: December 31, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to individuals affiliated with a UnitedAg member company either as a child or grandchild of an employee who will be enrolled anytime during the 2022-2023 academic year. Scholarship is open to students of all majors.

Lois Britt Memorial Pork Industry Scholarship
Sponsor: National Pork Producers Council
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: January 3, 2023
Description: Scholarship is open to current undergraduate students in a two-year swine program or four-year college of agriculture and a U.S. citizen.

National FFA Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization Program
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: January 12, 2023
Description: Scholarship program is open to high school seniors and current college students who are under 23 years of age. Applicant must be a current FFA member.

Ohio Soybean Council Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Ohio Soybean Council
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: January 13, 2023
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students at an Ohio college or university who are studying in a science or agricultural field.

AQHA Scholarships
Sponsor: American Quarter Horse Association
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: January 15, 2023
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students who are AQHA members. In addition to general scholarships, there are scholarships open to students studying veterinary medicine.

Marsha Martin Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Texas Farm Credit
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: January 15, 2023
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who are members of FFA or 4H, plan to pursue an agriculture-related college degree, and reside in Texas Farm Credit’s 100-county territory.

FLAGship Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Nebraska Corn Growers Association
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: January 31, 2023
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and college freshman who are from Nebraska and plan on continuing their education in the state. Applicant must be a member of NeCGA or the son/daughter of an NeCGA member and plan to be studying in the agriculture field.

Future of Agriculture Scholarship
Sponsor: Iowa Corn
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: January 31, 2023
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate and graduate students who are an Iowa Corn Growers Association member or son/daughter of an ICGA member. Applicant must be planning to study a field that can equip them to contribute to the agriculture industry in Iowa.

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Scholarship
Sponsor: Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
Amount: Up to $20,000 over four years
Closing Date: January 31, 2023
Description: Scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors who are Texas residents and plan to attend a Texas college or university. There are multiple scholarships with specific requirements.

NCGA William C. Berg Academic Excellence in Agriculture Scholarship
Sponsor: National Corn Growers Association
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: January 31, 2023
Description: Scholarship is open to students entering at least their second undergraduate year at an accredited junior college, college or university and pursuing a degree in agriculture, agribusiness, or an Ag vocation field. Applicant must be a NCGA member or son/daughter of an NCGA member.

Robert Hunter Swadley Horticulture Scholarship
Sponsor: Daughters of the American Revolution
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: January 31, 2023
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors with a minimum 3.0 GPA who will be entering an accredited college or university located in the United States as a Freshman with a major in horticulture. The applicant must be a U.S. citizen residing in the state of California.

Texas Corn Producers Association Scholarships
Sponsor: Texas Corn Producers
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: January 31, 2023
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students who are pursuing a degree in an agriculture field in the state of Texas.

USDA 1890 National Scholars Program
Sponsor: United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: January 31, 2023
Description: Scholarships are open to U.S. citizens who have at least a 3.0 GPA and are accepted for admission or currently attending one of the nineteen 1890 Historically Black Land-Grant Universities. Applicant must study agriculture, food, natural resource science, or other related academic disciplines.

Big Tex Scholarship Program
Sponsor: State Fair of Texas
Amount: $6,000
Closing Date: February 1, 2023
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors around the state of Texas who have participated in competitive youth livestock events held at the State Fair.

GCFM Scholarships
Sponsor: The Garden Club Federation of Maine
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: February 1, 2023
Description: Scholarships are open to current college students who are legal residents of Maine and majoring in Horticulture, Floriculture, Landscape Design, Conservation, Forestry, Botany, Agronomy, Plant Pathology, Environmental Concerns, Ecology, Land Management and other garden-related fields.

Kentucky Farm Bureau Education Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Kentucky Farm Bureau
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: February 28, 2023
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who is the child of a Kentucky Farm Bureau member. In addition to the general scholarship, there is a scholarship specifically open to students whose parents are actively engaged in production ag.

Arizona National Livestock Show Scholarship
Sponsor: Arizona National Livestock Show
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: March 15, 2023
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate students who have a demonstrated interest in agriculture and have participated in the Arizona National Livestock Show or Arizona National Horse Show.

Scholarships for Impactful Change
Sponsor: Les Dames d’Escoffier International (LDEI) & The Wine Group
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: May 2, 2023
Description: Scholarship is open to women who are 21 years of age or older who are enrolled full-time in an accredited school or institution in an undergraduate or graduate program in beverage industries program, culinary or pastry arts education, food systems program or agriculture/farming, hospitality management, or dietetics and/or nutrition.

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